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Description: Milt Polland wearing eyeglasses and a bow tie sits at a cluttered desk with framed photographs visible on the wall in the background. Gauer worked for Poll...


Description: Several pedestrians walking near the Wisconsin National Bank building.

Date: 1961-12-20 

Description: Three students work in the shop for a cabinetmaking class at Milwaukee Vocational and Adult Schools.



Date: 1963-02-20 

Description: Union members of Local 317 in Milwaukee strike outside the Electric Co.'s N. Edison Street plant. It was a very cold night.


Milton H. Umbreit

Date: 1921-05-11 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Milton H. Umbreit, Milwaukee lawyer.

Date: 1967 

Description: Freedom House in flames after Milwaukee Police fired tear gas into the building. Two armed officers stand in front of the burning building. Both officers h...


A.K. Taylor

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of A.K. Taylor, Milwaukee merchant.


Race Day

Date:  date unknown

Description: A long row of cars is lined up across the track on display. On the left side of image is the "Blitzen Benz". A grandstand is visible in the background.

Date: 1957-06-22 

Description: Milwaukee Braves first baseman Joe Adcock lunges for first against the Phillies. Adcock pinch hit for pitcher Juan Pizarro with one on and one out in the...

Date: 1985-05-05 

Description: Father carrying his infant son on his back while mowing the lawn.

Date: 1969-07-23 

Description: Two Falk employees, Walt Drobkia on the right and Norb Winski on the left, attend to a planetary gear drive that is a component of a centrifuge. This produ...

Date: 1957 

Description: Richard Allen of the Whitefish Bay Recreation Club swimming in a state Amateur Athletic Union competition.


Robert T. Hazelwood

Date: 1921-07-21 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Robert T. Hazelwood, Milwaukee company president.

Date: 1952-04-18 before

Description: Future Milwaukee Braves shortstop Johny Logan (left) and second baseman Jack Dittmer, photographed as members of the Milwaukee Brewers minor league team in...


Description: A street cleaner sweeps the tracks in a residential neighborhood, as the streetcar and its operator and passengers wait. Original Falk caption reads, "Phot...


Chasid Rabbi

Date: 1919 

Description: An unidentified man dressed as a chasid rabbi.

Date: 1944 

Description: Campaign poster instructing voters how to write in Herbert J. Steffes for the office of Municipal Judge of Milwaukee County. He was appointed to serve the...


Description: Plate Steel Spiral Casing for 70,000 horse-power Niagara Falls hydraulic turbine unit at the Allis-Chalmers Manufacturing Company erecting shop. The castin...

Date: 1967-05-14 

Description: Members of Marquette University's naval ROTC line up on campus for their annual review.

Date: 1968-10-21 

Description: These couplings were later purchased by Mesta Machine and used by Republic Steel. Falk caption reads, "These photos [were] taken to illustrate various size...

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